What is Peyronie’s disease?
If the curvature of the penis is more than 30 degrees. This excessive curvature generally results due to the growth of scar tissue under the penis. This tissue prevents the penis from straightening. This condition is called Curvature of the Penis or Peyronie’s Disease. This disease mostly occurs at birth and mostly gets diagnoses as the child ages.
Treatment of Curvature of the Penis (Peyronie's Disease) in Navi Mumbai
The treatment for Curvature of the Penis or Peyronie’s Disease is a simple surgical procedure done by the best urologist in Navi Mumbai, Dr. Soumyan Dey. The procedure involves the removal of scar tissue. First the skin surrounding the penis is taken down to expose the scar tissue. Then the scar tissue is excised or removed. Foreskin of the penis is restored. Post-surgery complete recovery can take from 5 to 30 days depending on the patients age. Most patients can get back to absolute normal life after 30 days.
After surgical treatment of Curvature of the Penis the patient can use the penis for peeing in 5 days of time. However, for sexual activity the patient might have to wait for 30-45 days.
Surgical treatment of Peyronie’s Disease in most cases does not cause erectile dysfunction. We have not seen this complication in our patients yet.